Tizard Learning Disability Review: Volume 12 Issue 2

Practice, management, research and innovation


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Supported Employment in Scotland: Some Issues from Research and Implications for Development

Susan Hunter, Julie Ridley

This article arises from the authors’ experience of undertaking research on behalf of the Scottish Executive, following the deliberations of a national working group focusing on…

Education ‐ The Missing Link at Transition

Peter Mittler

Recommendations for a more co‐ordinated and effective approach to easing the transition from children's to adult services have been recycled by innumerable high‐level committees…

Sinking or Swimming? Supporting Parents with Learning Disabilities and their Children

Linda Ward, Beth Tarleton

According to government policy, parents with learning disabilities should be provided with the support that they need to bring up their children successfully. In practice…

What is the Effect on a Child of Having a Parent with Learning Disability?

Olivia Hewitt

The number of parents with a learning disability is growing rapidly, as the closure of institutions and the rise of community living encourage this population to take on roles…

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